[tei-council] naming conventions

Lou Burnard lou.burnard at retired.ox.ac.uk
Sun Dec 4 12:49:54 EST 2011

Yes, tcw20 was indeed one of the places I took some of this material 
from. But that is a Council working paper: the question is whether we 
want to include this information in the TEI P5. So far it seems we do.

On 04/12/11 17:47, Piotr Bański wrote:
> I recall suggesting Lou's note[1] on editing the Guidelines as a
> possibly appropriate place, but then a few places in the Guidelines
> themselves were mentioned. Maybe it would be good to provide a link to
> this fragment from Lou's note anyway.
> [1]: http://www.tei-c.org/Activities/Council/Working/tcw20.xml
> On 04/12/11 15:15, Lou Burnard wrote:
>> Thinking again about the need to explain grp vs list I poked around for
>> the section in the Guidelines which explains the naming conventions. In
>> vain, for no such section actually exists. On the basis of sundry other
>> documents, and my own understanding, I therefore tried to write one, and
>> the result follows.
>> Do you think this material *should* go into the Guidelines? and if so
>> where? I rather think it belongs in the chapter "About these Guidelines"
>> which already includes a section on conventions in the Guidelines, but
>> others (well, Laurent) have suggested it might go into the Tag
>> Documentation section, since that is where people will need it.
>> But maybe we don't want to include it in either place.
>> Your views?

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